Gastroblog

Gastroblog

JOLT is bringing pistachio and condensed milk lattes to Fitzrovia

 

Another coffee import is heading to Fitzrovia after the successful launch of Omotesando Koffee (and their amazing Kashi). This time it's the turn of Jolt, who have already appeared in Riyadh.

The London outpost (taking over the spot that Yoobi briefly held) promises single-origin coffee from Nude, and their signature seems to be "Spanish Lattes" (that's coffee marbled with condens…

Read more: JOLT is bringing pistachio and condensed milk lattes to Fitzrovia

Atul Kochhar is opening Kanishka in Mayfair

Atul Kochhar's first new restaurant after Benares is this Mayfair spot focusing on lesser-known Indian dishes…

Read more: Atul Kochhar is opening Kanishka in Mayfair

Test Driving Kutir - Rohit Ghai serves up inventive Indian cuisine in a Chelsea townhouse

Rohit Ghai has had hits with his food at Gymkhana and Jamavar - we head over to Chelsea to see how his first solo restaurant Kutir shapes up.  …

Read more: Test Driving Kutir - Rohit Ghai serves up inventive Indian cuisine in a Chelsea townhouse

BAO Borough will have a grab and go hatch AND a karaoke room - updated

BAO will be opening their third restaurant in Borough and this time, they're promising something a little different.…

Read more: BAO Borough will have a grab and go hatch AND a karaoke room - updated

Devi's is the latest winner of My Million Pound Menu

After a week off, Fred Sirieix returned with a new episode of My Million Pound Menu, this time all centred around sustainable food. In the mix were Skaus and Sustainable Food Story - but in the end it was Devi's that came out top. 

If you're unfamiliar with Devi's, run by Tanya Gohil, the main place to find them is in Bermondsey's food market - one of many reasons to head down there at the w…

Read more: Devi's is the latest winner of My Million Pound Menu

Skylon's new Cloud 9 cocktails are more than just hot air

In a city with thousands of bars it's actually really hard to make your drinks stand out, but we've been rather tickled by the latest wheeze from riverside restaurant Skylon. The bar there has just brought out a new cocktail menu called Cloud 9 and they've given the bar a sky-high makeover to match.

To go with the drinks featuring Laurent Perrier and all featuring cloud-like concoctions, the bar…

Read more: Skylon's new Cloud 9 cocktails are more than just hot air

Bistrotheque hosts first Magic Brunch with Som Saa, Gunpowder, Foxlow and Three Sheets

When it comes to good causes, then Magic Breakfast is right up there. If you haven't heard of the charity before, then the premise is simple (albeit pretty depressing that the need for it exists). They raise money to provide healthy breakfasts to children who arrive at school too hungry to learn.

Over the years they've run a series of fun charity breakfast events, but this year they're stepping t…

Read more: Bistrotheque hosts first Magic Brunch with Som Saa, Gunpowder, Foxlow and Three Sheets

The Original MEATliquor W1 relocates just down the road to the Match Bar space

The original MEATliquor relocates to a brand new - and much more permanent - site just 500 metres away from where they first started.…

Read more: The Original MEATliquor W1 relocates just down the road to the Match Bar space

Test Driving BaoziInn - dim sum and Sichuan dishes in Soho

We try out BaoziInn's Newport Street restaurant for some very colourful dim sum and Sichuan cuisine.  …

Read more: Test Driving BaoziInn - dim sum and Sichuan dishes in Soho

Barullo is Rambla owner Victor Garvey's new city restaurant in Aldgate

There's a distinct Spanish flavour to restaurateur Victor Garvey's new City gaff which promises to liven things up in Aldgate.…

Read more: Barullo is Rambla owner Victor Garvey's new city restaurant in Aldgate

Cheesy panisse, Chinese New Year noodles and more - London's Instagram food feed

Once more, we showcase the highlights of what's currently lighting up our Instagram feed this week.…

Read more: Cheesy panisse, Chinese New Year noodles and more - London's Instagram food feed

Market Hall Victoria is now serving up some good looking breakfasts

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so we have some good news for anyone working in Victoria - Market Halls have just started opening for weekday breakfast.

So whether you're after somewhere a little different for a breakfast meeting - and the large communal tables here would be great for that, along with the free wifi - or just want to grab something great to go in the morn…

Read more: Market Hall Victoria is now serving up some good looking breakfasts

Ninth Life in Catford sees historic pub reopen with a food market and escape room experience

The historic Black Horse and Harrow pub is being renamed Ninth Life as it reopens under The Laine Pub Company with a street food market and upstairs escape room experience.…

Read more: Ninth Life in Catford sees historic pub reopen with a food market and escape room experience

Hot Dinners recommends

Test Drive

Hot Dinners on Instagram